Student Research

Health Sciences Student Research Summit

April 22, 2020

Health Sciences Student Research Summit The UMKC Health Sciences Research Summit enables members of the UMKC health sciences community to display poster presentations in a forum that:

  • Highlights the health sciences research being conducted in the UMKC Schools of Biological Sciences, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy, Computing and Engineering;
  • Fosters research collaborations across disciplines and schools that will produce economic, health, education and quality-of-life benefits for the greater Kansas City community.
SOM HSSRS Policy   HSSRS Archives


Submissions & Posters
2020 Health Sciences Student Research Summit
  • The event is April 22, 2020 in the Student Union (Rm 401) from 3:00 – 5:00 pm.
  • Schools participating include: Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Biological Sciences, Engineering and Arts & Science
  • Students should be prepared to give 3-5 minutes presentation to viewers –allow 5 minutes for questions.
  • Research Administration will put up SOM posters.
    School of Medicine HSSRS Policy.
SOM Judging of Student Posters/Presentations
SOM students will be assigned specific times for their poster & presentation to be judged.

Student poster presentations will be judged by a SOM faculty member and you will be notified of your approximate judge time. Awards are available for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places for the BA/MD students and 1st place for the post-graduate students.

Awards provided in memory of former faculty member and surgeon – Loredana Brizio Molteni, MD, FACS

UMKC shuttle bus info – UMKC permit parking available in the Cherry St. Parking Garage (5005 Oak Street)

Helpful links
How to Present Your Research: The 10 Minute Talk (need UMKC user ID/password)

How to Write and Present a Poster (need UMKC user ID/password)

Contact Office of Research Administration for any additional questions.